• Trains canceled in UK as unions stage 2nd 24-hour walkout

    5 days ago - By Stl Today

    Millions of people in Britain are facing disruption as railway staff stage their second national walkout of the week. The 24-hour walkout by 40,000 cleaners, signalers, maintenance workers and station staff canceled about four-fifths of passenger services across the country...
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  • Trains canceled in UK as unions stage 2nd 24-hour walkout

    Trains canceled in UK as unions stage 2nd 24-hour walkout

    5 days ago - By Chron

    LONDON - Millions of people in Britain faced disruption Thursday as railway staff staged their second national walkout this week.
    The 24-hour strike by 40,000 cleaners, signalers, maintenance workers and station staff canceled about four-fifths of passenger services across the country. A third walkout is planned for Saturday as part of Britain's biggest and most disruptive railway strike in 30 years.
    Train stations were largely deserted Thursday. Highways also were less busy than expected, and many people appeared to heed advice to avoid travel. Internet provider Virgin Media O2 said its...
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